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Dr. Steven J Andriola, MD


Specialties

  • Sports medicine, joint replacement and trauma
  • Makoplasty knee surgery

Education

  • Rutgers University, BA Biology 1987
  • Rutgers University, MA Physiology 1989
  • New Jersey Medical School, Doctor of Medicine 1993
  • Tufts New England Medical Center, Internship 1994
  • Tufts Affiliated Hospitals, Residency Orthopaedic Surgery 1998

Affiliations and Memberships

  • Board Certified, AAOS
  • Member, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Member, Massachusetts Orthopaedic Association
  • Massachusetts Medical Society
  • Affiliated with Lawrence General Hospital (Lawrence, MA) and Holy Family Hospital (Methuen, MA) since 1997

Dr. Richard Choi, MD

Chief of Surgery, Lawrence General Hospital


Specialties

  • Hand surgery, upper extremity injuries and trauma

Education

  • Johns Hopkins University, BA Biology  1991
  • Rutgers Medical School, Doctor of Medicine  1995
  • New York University, Hospital for Joint Disease - Residency 2000
  • University of Florida - Fellowship in Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery 2001

Affiliations and Memberships

  • Appointed to Lawrence General Hospital Board of Trustees, 2014
  • Executive member, Orchard Surgery Center
  • Board Member, Holy Family Hospital IPA
  • Board Certified, AAOS
  • Member, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Member, American Academy of Hand Surgeons
  • Member, Massachusetts Medical Society
  • Affiliated with Lawrence General Hospital (Lawrence, MA) and Holy Family Hospital (Methuen, MA) since 2000

Dr. Adam T Harder, MD


Specialties

  • Open and arthroscopic procedures of the shoulder, hip, and knee, sports medicine, joint replacement, fracture management

Education

  • Vanderbilt University, BA Biology and Psychology, Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa 1999
  • Tufts University School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine 2003
  • University of Massachusetts School of Medicine, Residency, 2008
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital, Fellowship Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy 2009

Affiliations and Memberships

  • Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Member, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Member, Massachusetts Orthopaedic Association
  • Member, Massachusetts Medical Society
  • Member, Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • Member, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • Affiliated with Lawrence General Hospital (Lawrence, MA) and Holy Family Hospital (Methuen, MA) since 2009.

Dr. Beth A Biggee, MD


Specialties

  • Drug Therapies especially in Rheumatoid Arthritis, Osteoarthritis, and Lupus

Education

  • Canisius College, BA, Magna Cum Laude 1995
  • State University of N.Y. Health Science Center, Doctor of Medicine, Valedictorian, Magna Cum  Laude 1999
  • Yale New Haven Hospital, Internship and Residency 2002
  • Tufts New England Medical Center, Fellowship in  Rheumatology 2005

Affiliations and Memberships

  • Member, Arthritis Foundation
  • Member, Massachusetts Medical Society
  • Member, American College of Rheumatology
  • Member, American Medical Association

Dr. Amy J Wu, MD


Specialties

  • Fellowship Trained in Rheumatology
  • Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis, Osteoarthritis, and Lupus

Education

  • Johns Hopkins University, BA Chemistry,  Dean's List 2000
  • University of Michigan, MS Chemistry 2003
  • Wayne State University School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine, 2008
  • Lahey Clinic & Medical Center, Internship and Residency 2012
  • Boston University and Medical Center, Fellowship in  Rheumatology 2014

Affiliations and Memberships

  • Member, Massachusetts Medical Society
  • Member, American College of Rheumatology
  • Member, American Medical Association
  • Member, American College of Physicians

Dr. Bobby Kuruvilla, D.P.M.


 

Specialties

  • Surgical and non-surgical treatment of foot disorders including heel and arch pain, bunions, hammertoes, fractures,  flat feet, orthotic treatment, arthritic conditions of the foot, diabetic foot problems, sports injuries of the foot and ankle, plantar warts, and ingrown toenails

Education

  •  New York University, BA 1998
  •  New York College of Podiatric Medicine, Doctor of Podiatric Medicine 2003
  •  Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Residency 2006
  •  Weil Foot and Ankle Institute, Fellowship Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Surgery 2007 

Affiliations and Memberships

  •  Board Certified, American Board of Podiatric Surgery 2011
  •  Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons 

Dr. David A Palma, MD


 

Specialties

  • Non-surgical treatment of head, neck and back pain

Education

  • State University of NY at Stonybrook, BA Economics  2002
  • Saba University School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine  2008
  • University of Medicine & Dentistry, Internship 2010
  • State University of NY, Downstate Medical Center - Residency 2013
  • Alabama Orthopedic Spine and Sports Medicine - Fellowship 2014

Affiliations and Memberships

  • Board Certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Member, American Medical Association
  • Member, International Spine Intervention Society
  • Member, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Member, Association of Academic Physiatrists

Dr. Nikhil A Thakur, MD


 

Specialties

  • Surgical treatment of neck and back pain

Education

  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.S. Mathematical Sciences, Operations Research, 2001
  • Dartmouth Medical School, Doctor of Medicine  2005
  • Brown Alpert Medical School, Internship 2006
  • Brown Alpert Medical School,  Residency 2010
  • Brown Alpert Medical School, Trauma Fellowship, 2011
  • Emory University, Spine Fellowship 2012

Affiliations and Memberships

  • Board Certified in Orthopaedic Spine Surgery
  • Member, American Association of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Member, Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • Member, Phi Beta Kappa

Jamie E Stasko, PA-C


Education

  • Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, Magna Cum Laude 2001
  • Northeastern University, Boston, MA August 2003

Affiliations and Memberships

  • Member, American Academy of Physicians Assistants
  • Steward Holy Family Hospital (Methuen)
  • Lawrence General Hospital (Lawrence)
  • Merrimack Valley Hospital (Haverhill)

Kathryn M Ghio, PA-C


  Clinical Interests 

  • General Rheumatology including Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis and Lupus 

Education

  • Providence College, BS Biology, 2001 - Graduated with Honors
  • Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Masters Degree Physician Assistant 2010 - Graduated with Honors

Affiliations and Memberships

  • American Academy of Physicians Assistants
  • Massachusetts Association of Physician Assistants
  • Alpha Eta - Allied Health Honor Society

 


Matthew Carlson, PA


  Clinical Interests 

  • Sports Medicine, Athletic Training, Assist at Surgery

Education

  • Merrimack College, BS Sports Medicine, Summa Cum Laude 2009
  • Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Masters Degree Physician Assistant 2014 

Affiliations and Memberships

  • American Academy of Physicians Assistants
  • Massachusetts Association of Physician Assistants
  • National Athletic Trainer Association